Accounts Clerk

Posted about 1 month ago by Red Recruit
Location Essex Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary £25k per year Sector Accountancy, Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Shipping, Transportation

Accounts Clerk - VR/19970

The Company & Role:

Our client, a freight company based in the London Gateway Logistics Park, are looking for an Accounts Clerk to join their team.

Main Duties:


  • Reconcile banks daily - GBP/USD/Ledgermaster
  • Process payments
  • Manage bank balance
  • Pay PAYE to HMRC by 22nd of next tax month

Sage/Sigma System

  • Allocate monies received to customers account
  • Upload csv of invoice data from Sigma into Sage ready for payment
  • Check freight/haulage invoices uploaded are the correct amount
  • Monthly Management accounts/Year end accounts
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • 1/4ly VAT return
  • Post manual invoices
  • Post payroll

Debtors / Creditors

  • Chase customers for outstanding monies
  • Send updated statements
  • Reconcile supplier statements to sage - identify any differences and resolve
  • Arrange weekly payments to Hauliers/Lines for Friday of each week

In Return:

You will receive a salary of £25,000.

If you're interested, click apply now to send an up-to-date CV, or email the Shipping Team on

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